Child Life Specialist Job at Shriners Childrens Hospital, Shreveport, LA

UDZZM1NPMEVWREhIQ042WVVEKzV5azRhdkE9PQ==
  • Shriners Childrens Hospital
  • Shreveport, LA

Job Description

Company Overview

Shriners Children's is a family that respects, supports, and values each other. We are engaged in providing excellence in patient care, embracing multi-disciplinary education, and research with global impact. We foster a learning environment that values evidenced based practice, experience, innovation, and critical thinking. Our compassion, integrity, accountability, and resilience defines us as leaders in pediatric specialty care for our children and their families.

Job Overview

Shriners Children's is the premier pediatric burn, orthopaedic, spinal cord injury, cleft lip and palate, and pediatric subspecialties medical center. We have an opportunity for a PRN Child Life Specialist in our Shreveport, Louisiana location.

Responsibilities

The Child Life Specialist is responsible to work with children, from infancy through adolescence, in a family centered care environment. This position provides services in our busy outpatient clinic. The position requires strong skills in child development, assessment and planning, psychosocial support, procedural support and preparation, group leadership, volunteer supervision and goal directed play. The PRN typically will work 3-5 days every two weeks, with a schedule from 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m on our busiest clinic days. In this position, you'll get the opportunity to assist children in coping positively with procedures such as cast removal and application, blood draws, joint aspirations and more.

Qualifications

Education

Bachelor's degree in Child Life, Child Development or related field

Certification/Licensure

Completion of an approved internship under a Child Life Specialist and eligible to sit for the CCLS certification exam and completion of the exam within one year of hire.

Experience

One year's experience in a hospital child life program preferred

Other

Current full vaccination status required

Job Tags

Relief, Internship, 3 days per week,

Similar Jobs

Spectrum

Retail Store Manager Job at Spectrum

 ...their development and professional growth? If so, then a Retail Store Manager position at Spectrum may be right for you. At Spectrum,...  ...Competitive Pay: Reap the rewards of crushing sales targets with generous commissions, base salary and lucrative incentives... 

NGM Marketing

Assistant Event Coordinator - Entry Level Job at NGM Marketing

 ...oriented environment to represent our prestigious clientele. As an Entry Level Assistant Event Coordinator, you'll be an integral part of our...  .... Next Generation Marketing is currently seeking a creative, hardworking Entry Level Entry Level Assistant Event Coordinator... 

Island View Casino Resort

Carter Green Steak House Bus Person Job at Island View Casino Resort

 ...Excellent customer service/communication skills a must. Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time and/or Part-Time Pay Rate Position Carter Green Steak House Bus Person Location Island View Casino Resort This position is currently accepting applications.... 

Agricultural Research Service

Research Biologist/Research Animal Scientist Job at Agricultural Research Service

 ...animal, dairy, or poultry science. Graduate study in related disciplines or fields of science, such as agronomy, microbiology, biochemistry, biophysics, and dairy, food, or fiber technology (if it dealt with pertinent products or their production) may also be... 

Elwood Staffing

Cabinet Assembler Job at Elwood Staffing

 ...Cabinet Assembler Ready to join a company on the cutting edge? Come showcase your cabinet making skills! -Apply Now! Company Profile...  .../lists required to build specified cabinets Knowledge of installation of cabinets as well as the assembly of cabinets Responsible...